A miniature full suit of armor in 16th century style
late 19th or early 20th century
The semi-articulated suit comprising helmet, breast- and backplates, tassets and full arm and leg defences; major components etched with panels of scrollwork. Fitted with a purple velour skirt and mounts on a wooden framework set on a rectangular base.
Condition: Metal showing dark grey patina with areas of light pitting and wear to some decoration. One gauntlet missing lames for one finger, the other missing a single lame.
Height: 33 inches overall.